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PowerColor AX7850 2GBD5-DH or Gigabyte GTX650 Ti Boost GDDR5-2GB: Which is better??

They really are almost the exact same price, only difference is $10. Here are my questions:

1. Which is better in terms of running video games? (I'm wanting to run GTA IV with iCENHANCER on ultra settings with at least 30fps, without AA is fine, Crysis 3 ultra settings with 40-60fps.)
2. Which has better cooling system?
3. Which has better memory?
4. Which would be the best deal overall? I'm going to buy either one, which would be better?

Here are my specs:
Operating System
MS Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1
CPU
AMD Phenom II X4 960T 51 °C
Thuban 45nm Technology
AMD Phenom II X4 960T
Cores 4
Threads 4
Name AMD Phenom II X4 960T
Code Name Thuban
Package Socket AM3 (938)
Technology 45nm
Specification AMD Phenom(tm) II X4 960T Processor
Family F
Extended Family 10
Model A
Extended Model A
Stepping 0
Revision PH-E0
Instructions MMX (+), 3DNow! (+), SSE, SSE2, SSE3, SSE4A, AMD 64
Virtualization Supported, Enabled
Hyperthreading Not supported
Fan Speed 2257 RPM
Bus Speed 200.9 MHz
Rated Bus Speed 2009.0 MHz
Stock Core Speed 3000 MHz
Stock Bus Speed 200 MHz
Average Temperature 49 °C
Caches
L1 Data Cache Size 4 x 64 KBytes
L1 Instructions Cache Size 4 x 64 KBytes
L2 Unified Cache Size 4 x 512 KBytes
L3 Unified Cache Size 6144 KBytes

RAM
12.0 GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 669MHz (9-9-9-24)
Motherboard
ASUSTeK Computer INC. CM1730,CM1830 (AM3) 61 °C
Manufacturer ASUSTeK Computer INC.
Model CM1730,CM1830 (AM3)
Version System Version
Chipset Vendor AMD
Chipset Model 780G
Chipset Revision 00
Southbridge Vendor AMD
Southbridge Model SB700
Southbridge Revision 00
System Temperature 61 °C
BIOS
Brand American Megatrends Inc.
Version 0601
Date 12/21/2011
Voltage
CPU CORE 1.392 V
+3.3V 3.296 V
+12V 12.544 V
-12V -6.400 V
PCI Data
Slot PCI-E
Slot Type PCI-E
Slot Usage Available
Bus Width 32 bit
Slot Designation PCIE1X
Slot Number 0
Slot PCI-E
Slot Type PCI-E
Slot Usage In Use
Bus Width 32 bit
Slot Designation PCIE16X
Slot Number 1
Slot PCI
Slot Type PCI
Slot Usage Available
Bus Width 32 bit
Slot Designation PCI1
Slot Number 2
Slot PCI
Slot Type PCI
Slot Usage Available
Bus Width 32 bit
Slot Designation PCI2
Slot Number 3
Graphics
NS-32L240A13 (1920x1080@60Hz)
AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series
Hard Drives
733GB TOSHIBA TOSHIBA MK7559GSXP ATA Device (SATA) 47 °C
Manufacturer TOSHIBA
Heads 16
Cylinders 16383
SATA type SATA-II 3.0Gb/s
Device type Fixed
ATA Standard ATA8-ACS
LBA Size 48-bit LBA
Power On Count 711 times
Power On Time 274.7 days
Speed, Expressed in Revolutions Per Minute (rpm) 5400
Features S.M.A.R.T., APM, NCQ
Transfer Mode SATA II
Interface SATA
Capacity 733GB
Real size 750,156,374,016 bytes
RAID Type None
S.M.A.R.T
01 Read Error Rate 100 (100 worst) Data 0000000000
02 Throughput Performance 100 (100) Data 0000000000
03 Spin-Up Time 100 (100) Data 0000000798
04 Start/Stop Count 100 (100) Data 00000002D8
05 Reallocated Sectors Count 100 (100) Data 0000000000
07 Seek Error Rate 100 (100) Data 0000000000
08 Seek Time Performance 100 (100) Data 0000000000
09 Power-On Hours (POH) 084 (084) Data 00000019C1
0A Spin Retry Count 114 (100) Data 0000000000
0C Device Power Cycle Count 100 (100) Data 00000002C7
BF G-sense error rate 100 (100) Data 000000000D
C0 Power-off Retract Count 100 (100) Data 000000001B
C1 Load/Unload Cycle Count 099 (099) Data 0000002911
C2 Temperature 100 (100) Data 00000E002F
C4 Reallocation Event Count 100 (100) Data 0000000000
C5 Current Pending Sector Count 100 (100) Data 0000000000
C6 Uncorrectable Sector Count 100 (100) Data 0000000000
C7 UltraDMA CRC Error Count 200 (200) Data 0000000000
DC Disk Shift 100 (100) Data 0000002040
DE Loaded Hours 094 (094) Data 000000098F
DF Load/Unload Retry Count 100 (100) Data 0000000000
E0 Load Friction 100 (100) Data 0000000000
E2 Load 'In'-time 100 (100) Data 0000000145
F0 Head Flying Hours 100 (100) Data 0000000000
Temperature 46 °C
Temperature Range ok (less than 50 °C)
Status Good
Partition 0
Partition ID Disk #0, Partition #0
Size 100 MB
Partition 1
Partition ID Disk #0, Partition #1
Size 9.78 GB
Partition 2
Partition ID Disk #0, Partition #2
Disk Letter C:
File System NTFS
Volume Serial Number 8091818E
Size 689GB
Used Space 477GB (70%)
Free Space 212GB (30%)

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    Im not sure about powercolor, but a sapphire card has much better cooing than the 650. In terms of performance, the 650 has the slight edge, but right now the sapphire 7870 GHz is on sale, and that card will out perform the 650. You can use www.Gpuboss.com to check all the specs.
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